Free Online Conference Just for Catholic Moms A brand new experience for moms is coming March 6 – 9 that is designed to meet their needs and daily demands. Catholic Conference 4 Moms will be hosting an online conference entirely for free! Diocese of St. Augustine One Faith, One Family Local Concert Benefits Persecuted Christians in the Middle East Can you imagine having to practice your faith in secret? Being harassed or forced to leave your home just because you’re Christian? For many Christians in the Middle East, this is a harsh reality. While the Middle East is thousands of miles away, you can support your fellow Christians from home. Télé Lumière, the Middle […] USCCB President and Migration Chair Urge Against Further Reduction in Refugee Resettlement as Contrary to American Values September 13, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. —Administration officials will reportedly recommend to President Trump that the number of refugee admissions for the coming year will be fewer than 30,000 refugees, already an historic low. Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), and Bishop Joe S. Vásquez, […] Télé Lumière Brings Hope to Middle Eastern Christians A century ago, Christians made up 20 percent of the population in the Middle East. Today, that number is as low as five percent, found a recent report commissioned by UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. While it’s difficult to imagine not being able to openly practice one’s religion, it’s a reality for many Christians across […] Help for Victims of Hurricane Dorian There are three options for those who want to help victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas: You can donate to Catholic Relief Services who are already on the ground in the Bahamas assisting in response efforts. Their link for donations is https://support.crs.org/donate/hurricane-dorian For any affected areas on the American coast, relief efforts will be supported […] Catholic organizations in Florida marshaling aid for Dorian victims By Catholic News Service In the wake of Hurricane Dorian’s brutal blasting of the Bahamas, Catholic organizations in Florida continue to raise funds to aid victims there. The best aid from individual Catholics is monetary donations. Money can be used to buy supplies in bulk and get them delivered promptly, and to reboot the local […] Catholic Charities 16th Annual Festival d’Vine Helps Transform Lives The Jacksonville Regional Office of Catholic Charities will host its Annual Festival d’Vine on Friday, Oct. 25, from 6 to 9 p.m., at the Treaty Oak Park in San Marco. The event is open to all. For the past 15 years, Festival d’Vine has served as one of the primary sources of funding for Catholic […] Faithful of the Diocese Join Confraternity of Our Lady of La Leche The Confraternity of Our Lady of La Leche was officially reinstated with a Mass Thursday, Aug. 22, concelebrated by Bishop Felipe Estévez and Archbishop Albert LeGatt of the Archdiocese of St. Boniface in Manitoba, Canada. The Confraternity of Our Lady of La Leche, which was originally founded 452 years ago, is a public association for […] President of U.S. Bishops Conference Calls for Prayers After Deadly Hurricane Hits the Bahamas and Moves Closer to the Southeastern Coast Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and President of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, has issued the following statement regarding Hurricane Dorian that left seven people dead in the Bahamas and is moving closer to the southeastern United States. Cardinal DiNardo’s full statement follows: “As we continue to be vigilant for the […] USCCB Chairman Issues Labor Day Statement Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice in Florida, Chairman of the Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, issues a statement on the one-hundred-year-old United States Bishops’ Program of Social Reconstruction. The United States Bishops’ Program of Social Reconstruction was published in 1919 after the end of World War I as a guide for the […] Diocese Hosts First Rosary Congress The Diocese of St. Augustine will host its first Rosary Congress that will occur in nine different parishes over eight days, Sept. 27 through Oct. 4. The event, which is meant to prepare the diocese for the Florida Respect Life Conference in October, will include Masses for Life, continuous adoration and praying the rosary every […] Click Here to view News from the Diocese of St. Augustine.